RUGBY LEAGUE: Oxford trio doubts for Scorpions

Oxford RL's Alex Thompson is a doubt

Oxford RL's Alex Thompson is a doubt

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Oxford RL will give fitness tests to captain Alex Thompson (calf), Callum Mulkeen (hand) and Wes Newton (hamstring) ahead of Sunday’s home clash with South Wales Scorpions (3).

The trio all came off in Oxford’s victory at London Skolars, but Michael Crabtree (hamstring) returns.

Head coach Tony Benson said: “It’s time to finish off the season on a high as we look for two final victories in front of our home crowd.”

Oxford RL: from Benson, Blaney, Blewitt, Brooker, Crabtree, Connick, Davies, Egerton, Ellison, Evans, Hoggins, Hayles, Lynch, J Morris, S Morris, Mulkeen, Newton, O’Keeffe, Parker, Rice, Roden, Rowland, Sharratt, Thompson, Vickers, Winfield, Wright.

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